In March 2003, students from Edmund Burke School in Northwest DC staged a rally and street theater as part of the international Student Strike to protest the impending war in Iraq. Over twenty students took part in a "die-in" on the corner of Connecticut Ave and Upton St outside of their school. Students plastered the corner with signs and banners opposing war "Burke Students For Peace, Hate and Violence Must End" and "The Future Belongs to the Children and We Don't... Topics: antiwar, student, indymedia, dc
WAR RESISTERS WELCOME HERE: Brandon Hughey, US Army war resister, escaped to Canada to avoid participating in what the young soldier came to regard as a crime against humanity, the invasion and occupation of Iraq. Brandon spoke to some 15 thousand assembled in Ottawa on Nov. 30, 2004 to protest BushÂs visit to Canada. ( 9 reviews ) Topics: resistance, war, anti-war
Tony Blair shut up and the House of Commons shut down when Oxford Citizens for the Truth had seen enough whitewash over the Iraq war. Topics: direct action, iraq war, hutton report, tony blair, anti-war, antiwar, protest
The Sheboygan Peaceseekers, Veterans for Peace and Between the Lakes Green Party worked on two events to bring attention to the third anniversary of the War on Iraq. They Erected "Walls of Rememberance" and placed the names of U.S. casualties on it while posting images of Iraqi dead nearby. After the wall event they gathered at a peace concert featuring Jason Moon, a veteran of the Iraq War. This video is an 8 minute compilation of the days events. ( 1 reviews ) Topic: antiwar demonstration, wisconsin, peaceseekers, vets for peace, jason moon,
This more of Joel going into the crowd singing the chorus from his song "Eternal War At Your Door". Eventually a few people from the crowd joined in for an inspired sing-a-long. Topics: Cindy Sheehan, Camp Casey, NYC, NYPD, arrest, police, Iraq war, peace, anti-war, Union Square
This the last of the footage that we will include of what we have. Joel went on to play a short set after the cops left. He played the song "Eternal War At Your Door" in it's entirity. We will post the audio eventually. Topics: Cindy Sheehan, Camp Casey, NYC, NYPD, George Bush, Anti-war, Iraq war, 911, peace, arrest
This is PART 4 of the events at Camp Casey NYC where Cindy Sheehan was speaking when the cops busted up the rally arresting the event organizer on September 19th, 2005. Topics: Cindy Sheehan, arrest, NYPD, Camp Casey NYC, police, peace, anti-war, Iraq war, George Bush
FREDONIA: March 18, 2006 In the college town of Fredonia, NY before the war on February 23, 2003, nearly 100 publicly said no to BushÂs lies and plans for war. On March 16, 2003, there were 75. By the 3rd anniversary of the HOLOCAUST ON IRAQ, the number drops to 60 (see Resisting War/Snowshoefilms). But we hear from professors Jack Berkley, Tom Morrissey and David Swift. And enraged and insightful poetry and comment from Marie OÂRourke, Judi Luntz-Woods and Sarah Clayton and Diane Clark. And... Topic: anti-war, bring the troops home, holocaust, bush, bush lies, fredonia, impeach bush, anthrax, iraq,...
FOCCED Episode #1: US Foreign Policy in the Middle East is the first in a series of documentaries from the FOCCED Foundation, a non-profit educational society. Narrator Stan Goff is a 22 year veteran of the US Army who served with SOG, Rangers, and Delta Force. He served in 8 theatres of operations and taught at West Point. He explains how the American people have been FOCCED by the Finance Oil Chemical Credit Energy and Defense lobbies in Washington. FOCCED is a hip-hop-cumentary featuring the... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: FOCCED, Conspiracy, Bush, Afghanistan, Iraq, Genocide, 911, Opium, Euphrates River, Terrorism, War,...
• 21 Oct 2011 - Obama announces total U.S. Troop Withdrawal from Iraq by end of 2011Peace and Reconciliation MovementIn late spring of 2007, concerned citizens in Fort Collins, Colorado were getting fed up with the Iraq War debacle. It was a catastrophe of huge proportions. Many of us found our voices being heard in our local coalition, CJPE - Center for Justice, Peace, and Environment. Many citizens across our country were also speaking out against this unjust war. My video clip epitomizes... ( 5 reviews ) Topics: Monte Barry, progressive peace advocate, public comments, peace groups, citizens speaking out,...